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Elephant Village Sanctuary & Resort

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Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Elephant Village in Luang Prabang, Laos was set up in 2003 and is now owned by a group of passioante Lao nationals. Our sales office is located on the main street in town close to the National Museum and our beautiful elephant camp is located next...more
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Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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"baby elephants"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had an amazing day with the Elephants, I had my own Mahout and he was aware that I was nervous so he talked me through the whole experience. Showed me how to relax by the time we were in the river for the bathing...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for the half day tour and were collected from our hotel (a little late but we were collected in the end!). We were enthusiastically greeted by our guide Mr Souk and were driven to the sanctuary. Fortunately, we arrived before a huge group...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great day, went with sister, brother inlaw and friends, went across the river bareback on these great creatures , also bathed them absolutely fantastic, our guide Mr Tha was very knowledgeable and informative, mahouts had a very good connection and knowledge of their...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group of six spent the day at the elephant village sanctuary, we had a great day with the elephants. We feed them, walked with them, rode bareback, bathed them. Its was such an incredible day. The mahouts clearly adored the elephants and the relationship...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pulled over the motor bike to this sanctuary on the way up to the waterfall. At first with the rhetoric they used it seemed like an ethical true sanctuary but after reading reviews from others in comparison to what the people work told me and...More

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Elephant V, Public Relations Manager at Elephant Village Sanctuary & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Olivia. You said you stopped by Elephant Village on the way to the waterfall where the bear sanctuary is located. That is Kuangsi Waterfall and the camp on the way to that waterfall is Luang Prabang Elephant Camp -- not Elephant Village. Elephant Village...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit and it was a very interesting experience The tour went great and we love the elephants specially the baby elephants. Washing the elephants was a great way to get so close to them. After a tiring day we had dinner and went...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I and my friend took a half day tour which includes elephant riding, bathing and jungle visit. This agency was actually a recommendation of the staff in our hotel. Though the time with the elephants are bit shorter than that we expected, it was definitely...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1 day mahout training was great, experience definitely recommended, the bare back elephant ride was really cool, bathing was fun, pleasant guide with proper English.

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Holly E
December 18, 2017|
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Response from Elephant V | Property representative |
yes it is.
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justbrowsingaro... J
August 14, 2016|
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Response from Elephant V | Property representative |
Hi there, you can book online to secure your place, but if you feel more comfortable by booking through our sales office, you can also do that :) Kind rgeards Elephant village team
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